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  • They're Just Thirsty
    Belgian Beer Gnomes Prowl the Presidio
    The Chouffe gnomes will land in San Francisco’s Presidio on Thursday as part of Brasserie D’Achouffe’s national tour. Chouffe Fest stars the little gnome that decorates the bottles of the Belgian brewery in the Ardennes.Chouffe...
  • Beer Tasting: BJ's Piranha Pale Ale
    Beer Tasting: BJ's Piranha Pale Ale
    BJ’s Brewhouse and Restaurant: Piranha Pale AleABV: 5.7%SRM: 9-12IBU: 40Aroma: Wheat and malty aromas with hints of citrus, earthy and herbal notes from the hops. Hints of sweetness coming carried by the carbonation as well.Flavor: Wheat was...
  • Big Brew Houston
    Big Brew Houston is here!
    Big Brew Houston is one of the area’s most highly anticipated events. Touted as the second largest beer festival in the United States and featuring more than 1,000 beers, Big Brew Houston is the largest event of its kind to ever take place...
  • North Texas craft beer events, week of October 20
    North Texas craft beer events, week of October 20
    There are plenty of reasons to celebrate craft beer this week, as the calendar offers up seasonal festivities as well as the debut of yet another brewery in the North Texas Area.Audacity Brew Houseopens its doors in Denton this weekend with a 3...
  • Promo photo for Avondale Brewing Co. cans
    Avondale Brewing Co. to start packaging in cans
    Avondale Brewing Co. (41st Street South, Birmingham) will officially launch their first two canned offerings on Friday, October 31. Craft beer lovers in Alabama will soon have another option in their camping and tailgating coolers becauseAvondale...
  • Scott's Seafood San Jose Rooftop Beer Dinner
    Scott's Seafood San Jose presents rooftop beer dinner with Lagunitas Brewing Co.
    Scott’s Seafood restaurant in downtown San Jose has quickly emerged as a bona fide South Bay beer dinner destination and will host their second beer-and-food pairing event on Oct. 23, 6-9pm, featuring beers from Petaluma’s Lagunitas...
  • Tequila Beer
    Tequila Beer
    Heineken USA, one of the nation’s largest importers of upscale beer has a new golden pale lager that they are introducing in the United States. Heineken is proud to introduce the newest beer sensation, Desperados . Desperados is the world...
  • Santa Claus bringing cheer to the 2013 Brew Ho Ho
    Anaheim's upcoming Brew Ho Ho will bring Beer Cheer
    As any one knows, beer and ale drinkers are always looking for a holiday to hoist a glass. So, coming up on Saturday, December 13 at the Anaheim Phoenix Club will be the 3rd annual Brew Ho Ho. Over 60 fine beers will be on tap at this event,...
  • Our American Darling
    Pay to Play? - The Dark Underside of Unscrupulous Bar and Tavern Owners
    So, this article was supposed to be a commentary about the ever-shifting trends in favorite beer styles of the season (Scotch Ale anyone?) Instead, an article in the Boston.com caught my attention, as it did many other Massachusetts brewers, beer...
  • Clips Beer & Film Tour
    Clips Beer & Film Tour stops in Miami
    On Friday, October 24, New Belgium Brewing's fifth annual Clips Beer & Food Tour will be stopping in Miami for the first time.The Clips tour is a pairing of two fan favorites - beer and film. A total of 17 different beerswill be on tap,...
  • Sierra Nevada Barrel-Aged Narwhal
    Sierra Nevada Barrel-Aged Narwhal to hit distribution soon
    The rumors were true. Sierra Nevada's sought after Barrel-Aged Narwhal will officially hit nationwide distribution "in what should be a few weeks." Previously a sought-after draft-only beer, this bourbon barrel-aged spin on their...
  • Pizza Boy Brewing Company at Al's o Hampden
    Dreams of vanilla beans
    Bean Dream is a vanilla milk porter created by Pizza Boy Brewing Company. It is aged on fresh vanilla beans and has an alcohol by volume of 6.3 percent.This sweet porter is very dark and looks similar to a freshly brewed cup of coffee. The foaming...
  • Scotch style Ale ready for consumption
    Beer Tasting: Founders Brewing Co. Dirty Bastard Scotch Style Ale
    Founders Brewing Company: Dirty Bastard Scotch Style AleABV: 8.5%SRM:15-18IBU: 50Aroma: Malty and bready with a little oak wood aromas. Definite scotch type aroma came with it along with hints of sweetness.Flavor: Caramel and malty flavors seemed...
  • Yazoo Brewing Company goes to Eleven
    Yazoo Brewing Company goes to Eleven
    Yazoo Brewing Company goes to Eleven this Saturday.Well, okay. We're keeping on a bit of a Yazoo Brewing Company theme lately, but what the hell, they have a lot going on. This Saturday, October 18, they are celebrating Eleven Years of Yazoo...
  • 5 IPA’s Better and More Accessible than Pliny the Elder
    5 IPA’s Better and More Accessible than Pliny the Elder
    If you’re a beer nerd, no doubt you’ve already searched for, found, and enjoyed Russian River Brewery’s famous “Pliny the Elder.” If you’re new to the hobby (err… obsession?), you may or may not have...